Analyses | Medicine and healthcare | 2019-12-16 | Sing Tao

Digital health: Far beyond smart wristband

In recent years, many Hong Kong people wear smart wristbands to track exercise performance and monitor heartbeat in a bid to manage personal health. Digital health can indeed make a great contribution to primary healthcare service delivery, including diagnosis, treatment and monitoring infectious disease outbreaks, etc. To unleash the potential of digital health, the Government should play a key role.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.